Temporary Disability benefits
This is a daily subsidy that covers the worker's loss of income due to common diseases or non-work-related injuries, occupational diseases or work-related injuries, and during the periods of observation due to occupational diseases.
Workers included in any Social Security scheme, provided that they meet certain requirements.
Workers in the special scheme for self-employed workers (RETA) who are included in the special scheme for agricultural workers and have chosen to include this benefit.
Depending on the coverage option chosen by the employer, recognition and payment will be the responsibility of:
Contents or amount:
The medical certificates for leave, confirmation of leave and discharge.
Until the new temporary disability certificates are approved, those currently in use will remain valid in accordance with the first temporary provision of RD 625/2014 of 18 July.
|Loss or suspension:||
Fraudulent action in order to obtain or maintain the benefits, working for another person or as self-employed worker, and refusing or abandoning the prescribed treatment.
Precautionary suspension: failure of the recipient to appear at the medical examination.
It expires when the maximum specified period has elapsed, due to medical discharge, with or without declaration of permanent disability, by becoming a pensioner due to retirement, and for failure to submit to the medical examinations specified by the INSS or mutual society doctors, or on death.
Disease or injury: 365 days, which can be extended by a further 180, if a cure is expected within this period.
|Other important information:||
- Application to Correct a Working Life Report
- Consult the status of an application for a report
- Digital certificates
- Electronic TD Direct Payment Application
- European Health Card
- Family Benefits Application
- Inclusion / Removal of Beneficiaries from the European Health Insurance Card
- Number of Dependent Children Declaration
- Online/phone Notifications
- Register of Attorneys
- Social Security Offices
- What is happening with my benefit?
- Working Calendar
- Working Life Report